There’s a new Broadway revival out now, that uses an equal number of deaf actors, as they do actors with their hearing.
And it’s inspiring to see how they’ve woven visual and tactile cues into the production, so that all the actors are in sync!
A refreshing and welcome sign of change, especially because it comes with a sense of ‘why weren’t we always doing this?’
Here’s the full article on Spring Awakening, and a short interview with one of the actors Treshelle Edmond. Nothing is impossible, especially if you feel you’re worth the effort.